Category: Automobile

BMW 530e Now Available With Wireless Charging in the U.S.

BMW has announced the expansion of its inductive charging program to the U.S. market, which will allow owners of the 530e iPerformance plug-in hybrid sedan to wirelessly charge their vehicle’s lithium-ion battery. The program will be available only in California. Originally introduced in 2018, BMW limited the wireless charging program to Germany, its home market, before its expansion to other markets. Spots...

The Cadillac XT5 Looks Better, Gets a New Engine, and Costs More

Cadillac’s best-selling model, the XT5 crossover, is receiving a minor facelift for the 2020 model year. It gains a new turbocharged engine, slightly massaged styling, new tech features, and an updated trim level hierarchy that matches other Cadillac models like the smaller XT4 crossover and the larger three-row XT6. The new base engine is a turbocharged 2.0-liter inline-four that makes 237 horsepower and...

Porsche Taycan: Here’s What We Know

Porsche stunned the world two years ago with the debut of its all-electric Mission E sedan concept, later promising it’d go into production as the Taycan in 2020. The spy photos seen throughout this post provide an early look at a Taycan prototype testing in public near Porsche’s development center in Weissach, Germany. Here’s everything we know about this incredibly exciting car....

Everything We Think We Know About the Ford Bronco

After ending production in 1996, the legendary Ford Bronco is making a comeback. Ford announced the Bronco’s eventual return at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit back in 2017, and we’ve been waiting patiently ever since. As for when it’ll make its debut, we’re not 100-percent sure. Ford said it’ll arrive by 2020, though, so there’s a very good chance...

2018 Hyundai Elantra Gt

New for the 2018 model year, the Hyundai Elantra GT joins the growing compact hatchback segment and is pitched as a crossover alternative that’s more fun to drive. To back that up, Hyundai has made a six-speed manual gearbox standard on all models and added the Elantra GT Sport, a variant that sits above the standard Elantra GT with a turbocharged engine and...

2018 Honda Odyssey Elite

The baby gear piles up faster than you’d think. Pack the car for a trip with two or three small kids and, suddenly, three-row SUVs start to make some sense. What some consumers have always known is that minivans such as the new 2018 Honda Odysseyare more practical and spacious alternatives to similar crossovers. We drove and tested the redesigned...